Edinburgh Castle crowned the UK’s best heritage attraction

Edinburgh Castle has been named the UK’s Best Heritage Attraction for a record fourth year running at the 2014 British Travel Awards (BTAs). This year’s prestigious BTAs ... Continue Reading →

The first industry facing newsletter from the official voice of tourism in Argyll and the Isles.

The first industry facing newsletter from the official voice of tourism in Argyll and the Isles can he found here. In this issue… Our fourth summit – date and venue details ... Continue Reading →

Scotland shines across Heathrow with free £1m ad campaign aimed to boost tourism

Four new animated VisitBritain GREAT campaign images of Scotland are due to go live across Heathrow to coincide with the festive season and attract more international visitors to Scotland. ... Continue Reading →

Minister to open ScotHot 2015 as part of Scottish Tourism Week

Fergus Ewing MSP, Minister for Business, Energy and Tourism is to open ScotHot, Scotland’s event for the food, drink, hospitality and tourism industry. ScotHot runs from 4 to 5 March ... Continue Reading →

ScotRail support for the tourism industry

ScotRail support for the tourism industry ScotRail have kindly agreed to extend a 20% discount on rail travel to all tourism and hospitality professionals travelling to attend the ... Continue Reading →

Minister unveils £180k customer service training fund for Scottish SMEs

Minister for Business, Energy and Tourism, Fergus Ewing MSP, has today unveiled a new funding agreement that will allow thousands of small businesses across Scotland to access subsidised ... Continue Reading →

UK’s First Five Star Hospitality Apprentices Press Ahead with Laundry Masterclass

9 young budding hoteliers – the first participants in a newly launched Scottish Apprenticeship in Hospitality – have undertaken a Laundry masterclass as part of a three ... Continue Reading →

£1 million for business tourism

Cash boost to Conference Bid Fund Tourism Minister Fergus Ewing has announced a £1 million investment from the Scottish Government to help attract major international conferences ... Continue Reading →

VisitBritain Industry Update – December

VisitBritain eNews is a fortnightly e-newsletter providing you with the latest international market intelligence, partnership marketing opportunities, tourism events and news. The ... Continue Reading →

ASSC seek to appoint a Chief Executive

It is exciting times for the Association of Scotland’s Self Caterers (ASSC). In a restructuring of roles, the association has decided to recruit a Chief Executive to move the ... Continue Reading →